Monthly Archives: December 2014

Stylish Closets

Is your closet feeling a bit cluttered or lackluster?  Get organized with these stylish closets!  Which design elements will you take to re-vamp your closet for a more organized and elegant look?

Bright & Stylish

Amazing Closet  Nate Berkus Interior designer Nate Berkus’ closet is nothing less than amazing!  Key elements of this design include the pop of invigorating yellow seating which ties into the gold doorknobs.  The easily accessible compartments make pairing items for an outfit a breeze!

Functional & Fashionable

Cami Weinstein New York Designer

This functional and fashionable closet is gender-neutral and features key elements for a walk-in closet!  When designing your walk-in closet, energy-efficient halogen lights and a full length mirror are vital.  Keeping your closet looking sleek with black storage is a great idea as well!

The L. A. Closet

Cami Weinstein New York Designer

East coast girls will agree that this L. A. closet design is a dream.  From the glamorous chandelier-inspired light fixture to the fresh cut flowers and various mirrors, this closet beckons you to play dress up.

Tip:  Additional mirrors make a small room appear larger.

The No-Stress Closet

Cami Weinstein New York Designer

This no-stress closet design is ideal for a customer who has a fast-paced work environment or a bustling lifestyle.  The direct minimalistic approach to this organized area creates an easy-going vibe that is no frills while still maintaining sophistication.

The Wardrobe Room

Cami Weinstein New York Designer

The Wardrobe Room is a business-ready approach to closet organization.  This working space features shelves for simple storage while leaving room for storage boxes on top.  Note the different sized shelving which makes organizing purses, shoes, accessories and other items easy.

The Shoe Lover

Cami Weinstein New York Designer

Love your shoe collection?  Admire them even when you are not wearing them!  This closet keeps shoes as the focal point with glass drawers that showcase the item inside.  Your Louboutins will love their new showcase (and so will you)!

The Dressing Room

Cami Weinstein New York Designer

I love the idea of adding a dressing room to your bathroom area!  Create an elegant mini-powder room for primping and prepping.  Note the key elements in this room are pieces that accentuate the space without seeming overbearing.

My Dream Closet

Cami Weinstein New York Designer

Last but not least, I give you my dream closet!  From the light fixture to the black and white patterned ottoman, I love this entire room!

Design Inspiration: Bathroom Vanities

Fashion Forward Vanities! Bathroom vanities make prepping for your day (or evening) an experience with any of these vanities; give yourself the star treatment with these lavish bathroom vanities!  Which of these bathroom vanities gives you design inspiration?

If you love detailed woodwork . . .

Wood Four Legged Wash Stand Cami Weinstein

Take a que from the beautiful Four- Leg Single Washstand from Waterworks, and give your bathroom a touch of elegant French inspiration!  The exemplary wood detailing in the octagonal shape adds a classic elegance to this piece.  The marble-slab top is sold separately, which makes the design options limitless!

If you need a glamorous statement piece . . .

Abilene Sink Base Cami Weinstein

The Abilene Sink Base from J. Tribble is so chic – yet classic!  Give your bathroom a Gatsby-style theme complete with ornate accessories and plush towels, or keep the rest of your details understated to focus on this amazing sink base!

Only want a touch of glamor . . .

Valentino Sink Base from J. Tribble Cami Weinstein

Try working the Valentino Sink Base from J. Tribble into your powder room or bathroom design for a polished look!  The gold accents make a glam statement without being too loud.  What type of hardware would you pair with J. Tribble’s Valentino Sink Base?

 If you desire a Hollywood feeling ….

Henry Double Metal  Mirror Vanity Cami Weinstein

Keep your design timeless with this Henry Double Metal/Mirror Vanity from Waterworks!  The Henry Double Metal/Mirror Vanity combines elements of art and industry, for a sleek and purposeful piece of furniture.  Reflect your design with this gorgeous mirrored vanity; I love the double-sink option, and spacious counter! Add some crystal accessories to add even more glamour!

If your design demands a new kind of modern . . .

Walcourt Double Wood Vanity from Waterworks

The Walcourt Double Wood Vanity is made by hand, by a master cabinet maker in the U.S., ensuring the finest quality craftsmanship as well as longevity to your design!  I love the conversion varnish used on this piece, as it ensures 100% water protection (which is vital in a wood piece)!

Carpets and Rugs

Carpets and rugs are a transformative accessory to add to your room. Available in such a wide array of textures, patterns, and colors, carpets and rugs add another dimension to your interior design.  Need a little inspiration?  Here are a few of my favorite carpets and rugs:

1.  Moroccan Star Rug, Restoration Hardware

Moroccan Star Rug Restoration Hardware  Cami Weinstein

Available in seven different colors, Restoration Hardware’s Moroccan Star Rug is versatile and transitional.  This rug is hand-knotted from cotton, wool, and jute, and the entire surface is sheared into a dense long-wearing pile.  Personally, love this rug in navy!

2.  Shelby Rug, Pottery Barn

Shelby Rug - Gray  Cami Weinstein

Inspired by 19th century carpets, The Shelby Rug from Pottery Barn fits easily into any elegant room!  Add this rug to your living room, in front of a fireplace, or place it next to your breakfast nook for extra warmth!

3.  Safavieh Natural Fiber Rug, Rug USA

Safavieh Natural Fiber  Cami Weinstein

Add a pop of color to your design for an extra personal touch!  A rug is a great way to incorporate bold color without making a permanent commitment.  I love that this rug is made from all natural fibers!

4.  The Tandoori Rug, Patterson, Flynn and Martin

Tandoori Cami Weinstein

The rosette pattern in this ornate rug from Patterson, Flynn and Martin is elegant and beautiful.  I love the intricate weave of color and detail within the composition!  The Tandoori Rug from Patterson, Flynn and Martin is a prime example that a rug can be more than a minor detail; it can demand attention.

Hostess Gifts

Shopping for hostess gifts is a fantastic way to get into the holiday spirit!  What better way to thank your lovely hostess for a great party than with a beautifully-wrapped thank you.  For your shopping pleasure, I have compiled a list of the season’s most chic hostess gifts for you to browse.  From keepsake glassware to artisan candles, this list covers hostess gifts of all shapes and sizes!

Cheers:  Cocktail Gifts

Gift your hostess a fantastic gift she can use for her next party!

Craft Cocktails Bloomingdales Cami Weinstein

Mix up some holiday fun!

This Craft Cocktails book by Brian van Flandern is the perfect party inspiration for refreshing cocktail recipes!

Montpelier Flutes Cami Weinstein

These flutes are ideal for a New Years celebration!

Neiman Marcus’ Four Montpelier Flutes are handcrafted of sparkling glass, and a wonderful gift to give before the new year!  Your hostess will be sure to love such an elegant gift.  I love that each flute features a unique glassware design for a fun, artistic touch!

Chic & Unique Bowls

What better to keep tiny treats in, than a unique and chic bowl!

Elsa Peretti Thumbprint Bowl Cami Weinstein

This bowl is the perfect eye-catching accent!

Give a gift with a personal touch, such as this Elsa Peretti Thumbprint Bowl!  Is your hostess in need of something a little more wild?

Jonathan Adler Cami Weinstein

How wild are these Jonathan Adler dishes?

These Jonathan Adler Zebra Dishes are the perfect mix of fun and glam!

Floral Plates Cami Weinstein

These plates are delicate and lovely!

Give your hostess a sweet and dainty plate set; these Four Floral Dessert/Canape Plates made of  hand-crafted spun glass with metallic gilding!

View my Hostess Gifts Pinterest board for all of my hostess must-haves here!


A collage of hostess gifts I featured for a Design Find Wednesday!

Even Bloomingdale’s gave great feedback on my Hostess Gifts feature!


Cozy Throws for Your Home

Cozy throws for your home add a sense of warmth and comfort.  Invite family members to snuggle up in the media room, while keeping the decor chic and stylish this winter!  These cozy throws act are a functional addition and a decorative asset for your room.

1.  Faribault Royal Carefree Stewart Throw, The Company Store

Faribault Royal Carefree Stewart Throw Cami Weinstein

Available in three colors, The Company Store’s Faribault Royal Carefree Stewart Throw is the quintessential cozy throw for your home.  I imagine these throws by the fireplace for a New England vibe, or on your favorite reading chair!  Consider picking up an extra plaid throw for a favorite family member on your holiday shopping list, for a classic, thoughtful gift.

2.  Cashmere Throw, Hermès

Hermès Cami Weinstein

When looking for the ultimate in throws, look no further than Hermès!  Established in 1837, Hermès is renowned for their luxury products; this Cashmere Throw features double-sided cashmere and is available in six colors.  This throw is sure to be your sleek, soft favorite!

3.  Rocabar Throw, Hermès

Hermes printed beach blanket Cami Weinstein

Are you looking for a quality luxury throw for a warmer climate?  The Rocabar Throw from Hermès is made of 100% vermillion cotton, and would be a dreamy beach house accent!  I love the sherbet stripes, which add a pop of color.

4.  Faribault Revival Stripe Throw, The Company Store

Faribault Revival Stripe Throw Vintage

The Company Store’s Faribault Revival Stripe Throw is crafted from the finest merino wool, and is your new favorite lake house accent!  I love the retro vibe and bright primary colors in this throw!  How would you work this into your interior design?

5.  Jonathan Adler Scales Knit Throw, Horchow

Jonathan Adler Scales Knit Throw Cami Weinstein

 Stay chic while you snuggle up in the Scales Knit Throw from the Jonathan Adler collection, available at Horchow.  Break up your neutral interior and add a graphic pop of color,  I love the option to style this knit throw two different ways for one great look!

Which of these cozy throws do you need by the fire this winter?